"Syracuse" Tagged Articles

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Central New York

The American Red Cross Kicks off its “Sound the Alarm” Campaign

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Click the play button above to find out about the American Red Cross’s “Sound the Alarm” campaign to promote fire prevention and safety education. Audio Transcript: Sound the Alarm wrap transcript By Lauren Chiardio SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)– The American Red Cross will be kicking off their “Sound the Alarm” campaign, in which they will promote […]

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Camps, Central New York, Education, Environment, Feature, food, Fundraiser, Workforce Development

Drivers Without Handicapped Permits Parking In Handicapped Spots In Syracuse

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Video Transcript: Handicapped Parking By Saniya More SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) –  Handicapped people are struggling to park their cars because drivers without handicapped passes are taking their reserved spots. Accessible parking spots are designed to make it possible for people with disabilities to park in public spaces with ease. The parking spots are convenient because […]

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Central New York, Community, Education, Health, Non-profit, Sports

Former professional boxer teaches heart health to inner-city youth

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Video Transcript: Fight for Hearts Script Matt St. Jean SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Workout music and children’s laughter filled the room at the Boys and Girls Club in downtown Syracuse as the kids participated in a non-contact boxing class conducted by a local non-profit, Fight for Hearts. Founder of Fight for Hearts, former professional boxer and […]

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Central New York, Court, Crime, Education, Government, Public Safety, safety, Syracuse

Syracuse Police face $12 million lawsuit from student

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Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC NEWS)— The Syracuse Police Department, City of Syracuse and others are facing a $12 million lawsuit following a student-officer altercation last year.  A change.org petition is demanding Officer Vallon Smith’s removal from district schools after a 14-year-old special needs student– referred to in the petition as “JB”–having “suffered a split lip and fractured […]

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Business, Central New York, Community

Syracuse Supermarket Supports Growing Middle East And African Community

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By Omneya Aboushanab Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News)– According to Syracuse.Com around 10,000 Refugees and Immigrants were settled in Onondaga County in the last 10 years. Interfaith Works alone settles around  500-600 new refugees each year. Refugees often leave their homes because of war, natural disasters, persecution, etc. So it is important for Sanctuary Cities, like Syracuse […]

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Central New York, Community

Vet Center Welcomes Director Seeking To Expand Therapy Services

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Audio Transcript: New Vet Center Director  By Liam McMonagle SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)– The Vet Center in Syracuse welcomes a new director this week, and he says he is looking to expand accessibility to services for local veterans. Frank Salvadore–who takes over the position after the retirement of Jan Humphrey this week–says his focus is providing […]

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Central New York, Community, Government

Syracuse Common Council will start live streaming meetings online

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Video Transcript: Syracuse will start live streaming Common Council meetings online SCRIPT By Rashika Jaipuriar Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News) — Starting next month, Syracuse residents won’t have to worry about parking in downtown or missing work to make it to a common council meeting. On Monday, the Common Council agreed unanimously to record and live-stream any […]

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Business, Central New York, Fundraiser, Syracuse

Syracuse’s Fundraising for Childhood Cancer Enjoys Another Successful Year

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Listen here to learn more about Syracuse’s “Bald for a Cause” fundraising campaign. Audio Transcript: Newscast 1 Script ROY By Ethan Roy SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) For the last 14 years, organizations across the city of Syracuse have joined together to raise money to combat childhood cancer as a part of the St. Baldrick’s Foundation. Kitty […]

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Filming the Carrier Dome (c) 2018 Tommy Farrell
Central New York, Sports, Syracuse, tourism

Transforming the Carrier Dome

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Video Transcript: Farrell Dudley Carrier Dome Script REVISED By Tommy Farrell & Tyler Dudley SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – NCC Knows is a franchise of “explainer” news stories produced by 2018 Broadcast and Digital Journalism graduate students at the Newhouse School. Explainer journalism clarifies the more complex facets of news stories, provides deeper background, or explains in greater […]

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